• Short Summary

    Italy enjoys a heath wave - beaches still full.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "HEAT WAVE SHOWS NEW FIGURES".


    General view of sunny beach. Children playing in surf. Two swimmers wearing frogman's flippers, flop into sea. Six kids sitting on breakwater. Young boy and girl carrying buckets of sea water and throw it over other kids. Two swimmers coming in on surfboard. Boys carrying another boy to sea and run into water. Close up shot of girl's head. Two men running along sand and sliding. Small boy jumps up and down in sea. Small boy jumps up and down in sea. Close up shot of the children playing in sea. Close up shot of a woman ascending ladder. Diving board pan to woman stepping out of pool. Under water shot, boy swimming. Close up shot of a man wearing Yankee sailor's hat. His eyes pop as he sees brief costume. Three women in brief costumes with old woman peering at them through glasses. Two women walking along beach with sunshades. Rear view, elderly man in shorts walking along beach. Beach hut attendant watching man and woman running in and out of huts. Close up shot of the beach hut attendant. Beech hut attendant dodging about in front of huts. Two women enter hut. Close up shot of woman entering hut. Man walks out. Close up shot of the attendant. Close up shot of man looking through keyhole. Shower of sand comes through keyhole and hits him in the face.

    Cataloguer's Note: This is delightful item with brilliant images of the people at beach, from tiny bikinis to nuns in long black dresses.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:20:00 / 01:17:46:00

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